Destination guide

The majestic setting of Topanga is ready to explore

The area's theatre scene and festivals are just some of the reasons to come on holiday to Topanga. Travellers to this scenic city praise the mountain views, hiking and parks. J. Paul Getty Museum and Santa Monica Pier are just a couple of the must-see attractions in the area. Whether you're planning a family holiday, a trip with friends or a romantic retreat, HomeAway has a great selection of holiday homes. Many rentals come with a full kitchen and separate dining area, perfect if you need a space for entertaining.


Activities and attractions in Topanga

Do you want to discover attractions to visit while you're in the area? Venture out of your cosy holiday rental and check out everything that Topanga has to offer. These are some of the most popular attractions to put on your list, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Santa Monica Pier (8.7 mi / 14 km)
  • Sony Pictures Studios (13 mi / 21 km)
  • Universal Studios Hollywood® (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Warner Brothers Studio (15.9 mi / 25.6 km)
  • NBC Studios (16.3 mi / 26.2 km)
  • Woodley Lakes Golf Course (9.1 mi / 14.6 km)
Natural features

Exploring the natural features in Topanga

Whether you're looking for exciting outdoor activities or just want to take in the scenery, Topanga is a great place to get outside. These are some of the area's most eye-catching features, all within 30 miles (48.2 km) of the city centre:

  • Venice Beach (10.5 mi / 16.9 km)
  • La Brea Tar Pits (14.6 mi / 23.5 km)
  • Las Tunas State Beach (4 mi / 6.4 km)
  • Topanga State Beach (4.2 mi / 6.8 km)
  • Will Rogers State Beach (5.8 mi / 9.3 km)
  • Malibu Lagoon State Beach (6.1 mi / 9.8 km)
How to get there

Transport to and around Topanga

Fly into Santa Monica, CA (SMO-Santa Monica Municipal), the closest airport, located 10.4 mi (16.8 km) from the city centre. If you're unable to find a flight that fits your schedule, you might consider flying into Van Nuys, CA (VNY), which is 10.9 mi (17.6 km) away.

How many holiday rentals are available around Topanga?

Our 2020 accommodation listings offer a large selection of 1,167 holiday lettings around Topanga. From 282 flats & apartments to 42 cabins, find unique self catering accommodation for you to enjoy a memorable stay with your family and friends for a long holiday or a weekend break.

What is the best area to stay when travelling to Topanga?

Whether you are travelling solo or with family and friends, here are the areas with the largest selection of holiday accommodations for a long holiday or just a weekend break in Topanga:

  • Fernwood: 15 holiday homes
  • Eastern Malibu: 126 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills: 801 holiday homes
  • Hollywood Hills West: 758 holiday homes
  • Central Malibu: 226 holiday homes

For other neighbourhoods, please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

What are the most popular points of interest and landmarks to stay near when travelling to Topanga? offers a large selection of holiday accommodations near great places in Topanga. From travellers, the most popular points of interest to stay near are:

  • Topanga State Beach: 2,933 holiday lettings
  • Los Angeles: 3,718 holiday lettings
  • Venice Beach: 3,044 holiday lettings
  • Santa Monica Pier: 761 holiday lettings
  • Hollywood Walk of Fame: 3,107 holiday lettings

But there are many other points of interest around Topanga listed on where you can find your place to stay. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available near the point of interest of your choice.

Can I rent Flats in Topanga?

Yes, of course. offers 282 Flats in Topanga. Our other popular types of Topanga holiday rentals include:

  • Cabins: 42 self catering accommodations
  • Houses: 596 self catering accommodations
  • Cottages: 42 self catering accommodations

But you can also enjoy a great stay in one of our other holiday rentals including Villas and more.

Can I find a holiday accommodation with pool in Topanga?

Yes, you can select your preferred holiday accommodation with pool among our 413 holiday homes with pool available in Topanga. Please use our search bar to access the selection of holiday rentals available.

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